Featuring articles written by ELC staff and professionals from across Canada, the ELC Spotlight is a place to learn about emerging and ongoing public interest environmental law issues.


ELC Spotlight


ELC Spotlight

ELC Alumna Melinda Skeels


Melinda Skeels has come a long way from the windowless office she occupied as one of the ELC’s first articled students. But her ELC memories focus more on the daily walking meetings she had with Calvin (which is still a >


Op-ed: If you love the ocean, change the throwaway economy


By Calvin Sandborn, Meaghan Partridge, Jim McIsaac and Allison Stocks The world’s oceans are choking on plastic. This year up to 20 million tons of plastic bags, food wrappers, bottles, straws, Styrofoam, plastic fishing gear and other plastic products will >